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SKOPJE, Macedonia | Conservatives protest in Macedonia, demand early election

SKOPJE, Macedonia – Tens of thousands of conservative opposition supporters are protesting outside Macedonia’s main government building in the capital of Skopje to demand an early election. The VMRO-DPMNE party, which ruled from 2006 to 2017, was holding a large anti-government demonstration Saturday against the left-wing government’s one-year rule and wants an early election held … Continue reading SKOPJE, Macedonia | Conservatives protest in Macedonia, demand early election

SKOPJE, Macedonia | Greece, Macedonia see progress at name change talks

SKOPJE, Macedonia | April 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The foreign ministers of Macedonia and Greece say they have achieved progress in talks aimed at resolving a name dispute between the two countries by the end of June. Nikola Dimitrov of Macedonia and Greece’s Nikos Kotzias met Thursday at the lakeside resort of Ohrid in southwestern Macedonia … Continue reading SKOPJE, Macedonia | Greece, Macedonia see progress at name change talks

Macedonia takes emergency measures against air pollution

SKOPJE, Macedonia/January 08, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—Macedonian authorities have made public transport temporarily free for all in the capital Skopje, as part of a batch of emergency measures to fight high air pollution levels. The government said Monday that pollution in Skopje was recorded at more than four times above safety levels and that it has decided to … Continue reading Macedonia takes emergency measures against air pollution